Are OpenBSD bugs worth filing?

Austin English austinenglish at
Fri Dec 26 17:45:07 CST 2008

On Fri, Dec 26, 2008 at 2:16 PM, David Gerard <dgerard at> wrote:
> Some of us on wine-users are trying to get Wine to install on OpenBSD.
> First, of course, we need to get it to compile on OpenBSD ...
> Are bugs on this platform considered valid reportable bugs? I couldn't
> find any OpenBSD bugs on a quick search in Bugzilla.
> State of things: it doesn't compile cleanly yet, and ./configure seems
> to fail to recognise a lot of libs that are in fact present.
> (I realise that running Windows on OpenBSD may cause a
> matter-antimatter explosion as the two security models meet ... But it
> has *hack value*!)
> - d.

File bugs on compiling issues, if you're sure they're bugs in wine and
not bugs in OpenBSD.

FWIW, I'm working on trying this, but installing it in VirtualBox
gives segfaults galore. I'm going to try putting it on a spare HDD on
bare metal and see if that works better.


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